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Submission + - Ossified Internet! Mid-Layers Vulnerable to Attack (smartertechnology.com) 1

An anonymous reader writes: Evolution has ossified the middle layers of the Internet, leaving it vulnerable but security breeches could be countered by diversification of protocols according to Georgia Tech, which recommends new middle layer protocols whose functionality does not overlap, thus preventing 'unnatural selection." Extinction sucks, especially when its my favorite protocols like FTP :(
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Ossified Internet! Mid-Layers Vulnerable to Attack

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